Kathi Monroe is the Malverne/West Hempstead Herald's Person of the Year

Sacrificing time to serve your community can be challenging, but if you asked Kathi Monroe, the Herald’s 2017 Person of the Year, finding time to help others can become a “good addiction.” …

West Hempstead water commissioner re-elected

Voters in both Nassau and Suffolk counties have spoken at the polls and elected or re-elected water commissioners in all commissioner-run water districts. The Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ …

Two Kennedy students selected as Regeneron Scholars

Two John F. Kennedy High School students have been selected as Regeneron Science Scholars.

Hewlett High School seniors are Regeneron scholars

Hewlett High School seniors Justin Ng and Winnie Xu are two of the 46 Long Island students who were named scholars in the prestigious Regeneron Science Talent Search on Jan. 9.

West Hempstead Middle School Drama Club presents ‘Beauty and the Beast Jr.’

West Hempstead Middle School’s drama club presented Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” for students, faculty and community members on Nov. 16 and 17. Inspired by the original Broadway …

The Week Ahead in Malverne and West Hempstead

Exercise at the libraryWork up a sweat at the West Hempstead Public Library on Tuesday, Jan. 16, from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Exercise instructor Marilyn Bunger will continue her popular exercise class …

Randi Kreiss

Feeling grounded? Come fly into 2018.

No, really, it was a dark and stormy day. And our luck, a Komodo dragon was chasing us down a rain-slicked jungle path in Indonesia. My husband tripped and fell in the mud . . .